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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

#518: 1981, Public Image Ltd, Flowers of Romance

August 8, 2012

Bobby West has gone off to sleep again, so I’m posting today’s Song to Learn and Sing. There’s a big weekend coming up for me.  On Sunday, I’m at the Olympics closing gig at Hyde Park, with Blur, The Specials and New Order – an unbelievably great line-up (at least for someone of my age). […]

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Growth Forecasts at Zero and still no Plan B!

August 8, 2012

Today’s revised ‘growth rates’ are a shocking indictment of the coalition’s economic policy. In May the Bank of England forecast was for 0.8% growth – they have now had to revise that downwards to zero. Nada. A big fat nought. Shame on the Chancellor and the Prime Minister and everyone else who has signed up […]

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